The Arizona Department of Economic Security (DES) has approved this new program for parents working in the fields of child care and publicly funded Pre-K-12th grade schools and publicly funded charter schools. The scholarship is administered by the DES and applications are now open.

To find out whether you are eligible and to apply, visit

Once approved, the scholarships can be used for Camp Rimon (for campers up to age 12) or the Early Learning Center of the East Valley JCC.

When filling out the application, list East Valley JCC as the provider and if you are approved for either the camp or preschool scholarship, the EVJCC will receive the notification. Once you apply, contact Early Childhood Director Pam Morris, at to get your registration started.

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